Service Included: Four-Star Secrets of an Eavesdropping Waiter
|BISAC/Subject:||BIO000000, CKB000000, CKB109000, CKB127000|
|ISBN:||9780061833786, Related ISBNs: 0061833789, 9780061228155, 9780061833786|
|Number of pages:||240,|
Kitchen Confidential meets Sex and the City in this delicious, behind-the-scenes memoir from the first female captain at one of New York City's most prestigious restaurants
While Phoebe Damrosch was figuring out what to do with her life, she supported herself by working as a waiter. Before long she was a captain at the New York City four-star restaurant Per Se, the culinary creation of master chef Thomas Keller.
Service Included is the story of her experiences there: her obsession with food, her love affair with a sommelier, and her observations of the highly competitive and frenetic world of fine dining.
She also provides the following dining tips:
After reading this book, diners will never sit down at a restaurant table the same way again.